Housing Programs

Announcements

 Open Waiting List for BMR One Bedroom Units: The Mason Flats Apartments  

The City of Pleasanton, in coordination with Greystar, is opening the Waiting List for only the

One-Bedroom Below Market Rate (BMR) units at The Mason Flats Apartments located at 1605 Lexington Lane, Pleasanton, CA 94566.

 

The Waiting List will be open for Pre-Applications beginning

Tuesday, January 21st through Saturday, January 25th, 2020.

 

Applicants will be required to submit a Pre-application for placement on the Waiting List. A pre-application lottery process will be administered to determine the Waiting List order for the One-Bedroom BMR units, in accordance to the City Preference System for Pleasanton residents and employees for City-assisted affordable housing developments.  Maximum income limits and household size requirements apply.

Pre-Applications will be accepted until Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 5:00 pm.

No exceptions or consideration will be given to Pre-Applications received after the deadline date.

 

Pre-Applications must be delivered by mail or in person before the deadline at

 

The Mason Flats Leasing Office

1605 Lexington Lane

Pleasanton, CA 94566

 

 

Details and more information can be found here. Download the Pre-Application here.


 

Open Waiting Lists for BMR Studio and One-Bedroom Units:  The Galloway @ Owens

The Pre-Application period for The Galloway @ Owens Open Waiting Lists

closes at 5 pm, Friday, January 17, 2020.

All Pre-Applications must be submitted by 5 pm, Friday, January 17, 2020. 

The City of Pleasanton, in coordination with Essex Development, is opening the Waiting Lists for only the Studio and One-Bedroom Below Market Rate (BMR) units at The Galloway @ Owens located at 4863 Willow Road, Pleasanton, CA 94588.

 

The Waiting Lists will be open for Pre-Applications beginning

Monday, January 13th through Friday, January 17th, 2020.

 

Applicants will be required to submit a Pre-application for placement on the Waiting Lists.  A pre-application lottery process will be administered to determine the Waiting Lists order for the Studio and One-Bedroom BMR units, in accordance to the City Preference System for Pleasanton residents and employees for City-assisted affordable housing developments. Maximum income limits and household size requirements apply.


Pre-Applications will be accepted until Friday, January 17, 2020 at 5:00 pm.

 No exceptions or consideration will be given to Pre-Applications received after the deadline date.

Pre-Applications must be delivered by mail or in person before the deadline at

Galloway Leasing Office

4863 Willow Road

Pleasanton, CA 94588

 

 

Details and more information can be found here. Download the Pre-Application here.



  Free - First Time Homebuyers Class

The next First Time Homebuyers class will be held on January 11, 2020 at the Livermore City Council Chambers Office, 3575 Pacific Ave., Livermore. Please click on the flyer image below for more details or contact ECHO Housing at 925-583-5992. 


FY2020/2021

Housing & Human Services Grant Application 

The City of Pleasanton Housing & Human Services Grant (HHSG) Program provide financial support for non-profit, community-based organizations that serve Pleasanton and Tri-Valley residents.  The mission statement for the program is simple:  "to enhance the qualify of life in Pleasanton".  The grant program provides funding for a wide variety of human services, community development, and housing projects and programs for individuals and families living in Pleasanton and in the Tri-Valley.  Most of the grants are focused on activities that benefit lower income residents.

In the upcoming fiscal year (2020-2021), Pleasanton is estimating to provide over $475,000 to projects and programs including: medical visits and health care access for the uninsured; child abuse prevention services; meals and supportive services for seniors; mental health care; substance abuse counseling; domestic violence and homeless shelters; rental assistance for job training participants; fair housing counseling and tenant-landlord services; housing rehabilitation for low income homeowners; and many more.

Non-profit, community-based organizations interested in applying for HHSG program funds must submit their project or program application(s) online through ZoomGrants.

Click here to apply.

The ZoomGrants Application will be open between the period of December 20, 2019 through January 27, 2020

Applications must be submitted online through ZoomGrants by Monday, January 27, 2020 at 11:59pm.

Late applications will not be reviewed for funding.  There will be no exceptions.

Please direct any questions to Steve Hernandez, Housing Manager, at 925-931-5007 or at shernandez@cityofpleasantonca.gov


DRAFT Regional Analysis of Impediments

to Fair Housing Choice (AI)

As a jurisdiction eligible to receive federal CDBG and HOME funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Pleasanton is required to prepare a Consolidated Plan and an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (AI).  The city is collaborating with the County of Alameda, the cities of Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Newark, Oakland, Piedmont, San Leandro, and Union City, and the Housing Authorities for the cities of Alameda, Berkeley, Livermore, Oakland, and Alameda County to develop a Regional AI.   The purpose of the Regional AI is to gather data and community feedback, identify specific impediments or barriers to fair housing within Alameda County, and to propose viable solutions or actions to take against the identified impediments.

 

The DRAFT Regional Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice is available for a 30-day public comment period from October 25, 2019 through November 25, 2019.

 

Public comments may be submitted to Steve Hernandez, Housing Manager, at 925-931-5007, at shernandez@cityofpleasantonca.gov, or at 200 Old Bernal Avenue, PO Box 520, Pleasanton, CA 94566.

 

A Public Hearing will be held to received comments on the DRAFT Regional AI. 

 

Please see attached Public Notice for how comments can be received.

 

Public Hearing on DRAFT Regional AI

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

Alameda County Housing and Community Development Department

224 W. Winton Avenue, Room 160

Hayward, CA 94544

 

DRAFT Regional Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

Public Notice on DRAFT Regional AI

 

AC Boost - Alameda County Down Payment Assistance Program  

READY TO BUY YOUR FIRST HOME?

Down Payment Assistance is available through AC Boost!

WHAT IS AC BOOST?

AC Boost is Alameda County's NEW Down Payment Assistance Program. AC Boost provides financial assistance to the middle-income working households to purchase a home in Alameda County. The program offers shared appreciation loans of up to $150,000 to first-time homebuyers who live in, work in, or have been displaced from Alameda County.

AC Boost is funded by Alameda County Measure A1 and administered by nonprofit organization Hello Housing.

Application deadlines and eligibility requirements apply.

MORE INFORMATION:

Learn more at acboost.org, email acboost@hellohousing.org, or call (510) 500-8840

Check out the AC Boost flier!

 

Renew AC - Alameda County Home Improvement Loan Assistance Program

WHAT IS RENEW AC?

Renew Alameda County provides low-income homeowners in Alameda County with 1% interest rate loans of $15,000 to $150,000 to complete home improvement projects ranging from correcting health and safety hazards to accessibility upgrades and structural rehabilitation - no monthly payments required. Renew AC is operated by Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley and is funded by Alameda County taxpayers who approved the Measure A1 Housing Bond in November 2016.

MORE INFORMATION:

Learn more or apply at RenewAC.org, email homerepair@habitatebsv.org, or call Habitat for Humanity's Home Repair Hotline at (510) 803-3388.

Check out the Renew AC flier!

 

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About the Housing Division

The City of Pleasanton Housing Division coordinates the development and maintenance of affordable rental and ownership housing in Pleasanton and administers:

  • The General Plan Housing Element
  • First Time Homebuyer Assistance Programs
  • The Housing and Human Services Grants Program (HHSG)
  • The City's Inclusionary Housing Ordinance (Residential developer Incentives)
  • The Housing Rehabilitation Program for Existing Homeowners

The Housing Division provides information on:

  • Below-market rental housing opportunities
  • Housing and services for seniors and persons with disabilities
  • Fair housing and tenant-landlord services        
  • Emergency housing resources
  • The City does not own or manage any housing directly. However, the Housing Division can provide contact information and referral to developments in Pleasanton that offer housing at below-market rents or sales prices.

Housing Division
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
200 Old Bernal Avenue
PO Box 520, Pleasanton, CA 94566 (Mailing Address)
(925) 931-5011

Email:  housing@cityofpleasantonca.gov

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(Income and rent levels may be outdated.  Please contact the properties directly.)